The Civic Design Humanism

Those of us who design communications for the civic realm are part of a long and illustrious history. While seeking inspiration for our company’s brand development, I discovered that the WPA poster archive at the Library of Congress has been carefully annotated and made available online. Read More

Citizen Designers Unite: Virtual Slide Show

Every second Thursday of November, people from around the world unite to promote the need for user-friendly products and services. Since its inception in 2004, the UPA’s World Usability Day has spread from a single event at the Boston Science Museum to over 180 events in 44 countries. Read More

Jury Duty is Bad Enough

As an initial act of marrying civic engagement with design, the Citizen Designers took a stab at re-envisioning the Jury Summons form. Read More